Volume 6 Issue 5 - February 2001


Comprehensive Concert 'Listings, Feb 1 to Mar 7

Thursday February 01

-- 12:00 noon: CBC Radio. Music Around

Us: Stephen Ham, piano. Franck: Piano

Quintet; Schumann: solo piano music. Julia

Wedman & Aisslinn Nosky, violins; Scott

McCormick, viola; Carina Reeves, cello.

Glenn Gould Studio, 250 Front St. West.

416-205-5555. Free.

-- 12:10: St. Paul's Bloor Street. Noon

Hour Recital.· Eric Robertson, organ. 227

Blo ~ r St. East. 416-961-8116. Free.

-- 8:00: Music GalleryfGuerrilla

Gallery. Music of the Heart~ Music of Spirit.

Mott: The Gates of Heaven; Vincent Van

Gogh Was "Mad"; Ritual Bell Fields. David

Mott, baritone saxophone; 40 Fingers

Saxophone Quar'tet; Jesse Stewart,

percussion. St. George the Martyr Church,

197 John St. 416-204-1 OBO. $15,$10.

-- B:OO: Music Toronto. Amernet

Quartet. Schubert: Quartettsatz; Schmidt:

Phantoms; lchiyanagi: In The Forest .

(Canadian premiere); Beethoven: Quartet in F

Dp.59 #1 Rasumovsky. Jane Mallett

Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416-366-7723.


-- B:OO: Oakville Centre for the

Performing Arts. Lisa Brokop, vocals. 130

Navy Street. Oakville. 905·B15-2021.


-- B:OO: Scarborough Music Theatre.

Sweeney Todd. Music & lyrics by Stephen

Sondheim; book by Hugh Wheeler.

Scarborough Village Theatre, 3600 Kingston

Rd. 416-396-4049. $1 B,$15. For complete

run see Music Theatre listings.

-- B:OO: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.

Mozart & Haydn. Mozart: Piano Concertos

#17 & #25; Haydn: Symphony #BB. Murray

Perahia, conductor/piano. Roy Thomson Hall,

60 Simcoe. 416·593-4B2B. $25 to $B5.

Friday February 02

-- 12:00 noon: Roy Thomson Hall

Volunteers. Bring Your Own Lunch Concert:

Kim Kendrick, soprano. 60 Simcoe. 416·

593-4822 ext.363. Free.

-- 1:30: Toronto Children's Chorus.

Third Annual School Choir Invitational

Festival. Choirs from Branksome Hall,

Claude Watson School for the· Arts,

Crescent School. Kennedy Public School,

Norseman Junior Middle School & others.

Metropolitan United Church, 56 Queen St.

East. 416-932·B666 ext.111. $5.

-- B:OO: Elmer lseler Singers. Mystical

Voices. Hatzis: De Angelis; Togni:

Grandmother Moon; Tavener: Hymn of the

Virgin Mary; Part: Magnificat; Gorecki:

Tot us T uus. Guests: Amadeus Chamber

Singers; Laura Pudwell, mezzo; Lydia

Adams, conductor. St Patrick's Church,

141 Mccaul St. 416-217-0537. $30,$25.

-- B:OO: Les AMIS Concerts. Canadian

Sinfonietta. Lin Hua: Woodcuts; An Lung

Hwang: Concertino for erhu (North American ·

Readers please note: plans change; & we make mistakes! Please use the

phone numbers provided to call ahead. For full music theatre listings, see

pages 16-17. For "Too late to list" and "Further afield" see pages 31-32.

premiere) Mozart: Divertimento in D K.136;

Schnittke: Suite in Old Style; Taneyev:

Arabesque. Julian Milkis, clarinet; George

Gao, erhu; Tak-Ng Lai, music directorl

conductor. Willowdale United Church, 349

Kenneth Ave. 905-773-7712. $25,$20(st).

-- B:OO: Masques. Music for London

Entertainment. Music by Locke, Jenkins,

Lawes & Cooper. Trinity-St. Paul's Church,

427 Bloor St. West. 416-410-4022. $10.

-- B:OO: Music GalleryfGuerrilla

Gallery. Eve Egoyan Plays Satie. St. George

· the Martyr Church, 197 John St. 416-204·

10BO. $10,$7.

-- B:OO: OnStage at Glenn Gould

Studio. Louis Lortie, piano & Takacs String

Quartet. Brahms: Piano Quintet inf Op.34;

Schumann: Piano Quintet in E flat Op.44.

Eri,c Friesen, host. 250 Front St. West. 416·

205-5555. $30.

-- B:OO: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.

Mozart & Haydn. Roy Thomson Hall. See

February 1.

-- B:OO: University of Toroil~o Faculty

of Music. Wind Symphony & Concert Band.

Chavez: Sinfonia India; Chance: Incantation

& Dance; Horovitz: Euphonium Concerto;

Hartley: Concerto for Alto Saxophone, 2nd

movt.; Weber: Concerto #2 for clarinet, 3rd

movt. & other music. Student soloists;

Jeffrey Reynolds & Stephen Chenette,

conductors. MacMillan Theatre, BO Queen's

Park. 416-978-3744. $12,$6.

Saturday February 03

-- 12:00 noon: Royal Conservatory of

Music. Lobby Concert. Informal concert

featuring RCM students of all ages & levels-.

273 Bloor St. West. 416·40B·2B24 ext.321.


-- B:OO: Baroque Music Beside the

Grange. Voices of Influence. Telemann:

Cantatas Liebe, die vom Himmel stammet &

Jauchzet dem Herrn; Purcell: music from

King Arthur & other music. Paul Grindlay,.

bass; Norman Engel, trumpet; Rona

Goldensher & Julie Baumgartel. violins;

Mary Katherine Finch, cello; Christopher

Dawes, chamber organ. St. George the

Martyr Church, 197 John St. 416-5BB·

4301. $1B,$14.

-- B:OO: Cathedral Bluffs Symphony

Orchestra/Canadian Music Competi~ions.

Thomas: Overture to Mignon; Chopin: Piano

Concerto #2; Beethoven: Eroica Symphony.

Meena Nakamura, piano; Robert Raines,

co.nductor. Stephen Leacock Collegiate

Institute, 2450 Birchmount Rd. 416-B79·

5566. $15, $12, children under 12 free.

-- B:OO: Living Arts Centre

Mississauga. Leahy. Mix of Celtic,

Canadian folk music & French Can~dian step

dancing. Hammerson Hall, 4141 Living Arts

Drive, Mississauga. 905-306-6000.

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-- B:OO: Mississauga Guitar Society.

Warren Nicholson, guitar & Linda·

Henderson, flute in Concert. Works by Bach,

Piazzolla & Buhr. St. Thomas a Becket

Church, 353.5 South Common Court,

Mississauga. 905-B21 ·2396. $20,$15.

,__ B:OO: Oakville Centre for the

Performing Arts. Alan Frew & Friends VI.

The Kings, Don Ross, Lighthouse, Denise

Leahy, Gregory Hawkins & other

performers. 130 Navy Street, Oakvill~ . 905·

B15·2021 . $60. Benefit for Camp Trillium.

-- B:OO: Sinfonia Toronto. Oeath and the

Maiden. Wolf-Ferrari: Serenade; Pierne:

Canzonetta; Zfasman: Intermezzo;

Levkovich: Brasilian.a; Schubert: Death and

the Maiden. Julian Milkis, clarinet; Nurhan

Arl)lan, conductor. Glenn Gould Studio, 250

Front St. W. 416-205-5555.

$29,$24(sr),$1 B(st).

-- B:OO: St. Mark's Church. British

Music Hall Revue. Land of Hope and Glory,

Danny Boy, The White Cliffs of Dover &

many more songs. Cantilena Vocal

Ensemble; Ebony & Ivory. 115 Orton Park

Drive. 1·800·B67-32B1. $10 (children free).

-- B:OO: Toronto Symphony Orchestra.

Mozart & Haydn. Roy Thomson Hall. See

February 1.

-- B:OO: University of Toronto Faculty

of Music. U of T Symphony Orchestra.

Schafer: Shadowman (world premiere) for

percussion & orchestra; Webern: Six Pieces

for Orchestra Op.6; Wagner: Excerpts from

The Ring; Tchaikovsky: Variations on a

Rococo Theme. Tanya Ell, cello; Nexus

Percussion Ensemble; .Ratti Armenian,

conductor. MacMillan Theatre, BO Queen's

Park. 416·97B·3744. $12,$6.

-- B:OO: York Symphony Orchestra.

Symphonic Romance. Tchaikovsky: Pas de

Deux from The Nutcracker; Capriccio Italian;

Chopin: Piano Concerto #1; Vaughan

Williams: ·Fantasia from Sir John in Love.

Mina Park, piano; Roberto De Clara,

conductor. Burton Auditorium, York.

University, 4700 Keele.St. 416·410-0B60.

0$20,$15, $5(under 12).

-- B:30: Living Arts Centre

Mississauga. Swing Sonique. Contempo·

rary jazz-swing. Greg Leskiw, vocalsfguitar;

Greg Lowe, guitar; Daniel Koulack, upright

bass. Royal Bank Theatre, 4141 Living Arts

Drive, Mississauga. 905-306-6000.


Sunday February 04

-- 2:00: Harbourfront Centre. Sunday

Concert: Lawrence Heights Middle School

Choir. York Quay Centre, 235 Queens Quay

West. 416-973-3000. Free.

-- 2:00: OnStage at Glenn Gould

Studio. Wolfgang Holzmair, baritone &

Russell Ryan, piano in Recital. Songs by

Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Mahler &

Strauss. Eric Friesen, host. 250 Front St.

West. 416-205-5555. $30. ·

-- 2:00: Toronto Operetta Theatre.

King's Rhapsody: A Tribute to Ivor Novello.

Mark DuBois, tenor; Suzanne Kompass,

soprano; Gloria Saarinen, piano. Jane

Mallett Theatre, 27 Front St. East. 416·

366· 7723. $26.

-- 2:00: Visual and Performing Arts

Newmarket. Galaxy.Trio. Classical & jazz.

Newmarket Theatre, 505 Pickering Cres.

905-953-5122. $20,$15.

-- 2:30: New Music ConcertsfNeilson

Park Creative Centre. Music Speaks:

Joseph Macerollo, accordion. Louie: Earth

Cycles; Foss: Curriculum Vitae; Nordheim:

Flashing; other works for accordion. 56

Neilson Drive. 416-622-5294. Free.

-- 3:00: Music at St. John's. The Musk

of Love. Works for harp & voice. Judy

Loman, harp; Monica Whicher, soprano. St.

John's Church, 2BB Humberside Ave. 416·

763-2393. $20,$15, $5(child).

-- 4:30: Great Music at St. Anne's.

Choral Evensong. Music by Tallis. 270

Gladstone Ave. 416-922-4415. Free.

-- 7:30: York Symphony Orchestra.

Symphonic Romance. See February 3.

Markham Theatre for Performing Arts, 171

Town Centre Blvd. 905-305-7469.

-- B:OO: Artword Theatre. Eugene's

Sunday Series. Prepared & electronically

modified contemporary guitar music. Riener

Weins, Nilan Perera & Bill Parsons, guitars;

David Mott, baritone sax & other

performers; Eugene Martynec, host. 75

Portland. 416-40B·27B3. $B.

-- B:OO: MariposafFlying Cloud Folk

Club. Marie-Lynn Hammond & Nancy White,

singers/songwriters. TRANZAC, 292

Brunswick Ave. 416-410-3655. $12,$10.

-- B:OO: Oakville Centre for the

Performing Arts. Valdy & Gary Fjellgaard.

Folk & western. 130 Navy Street, Oakville.

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